Scottish Poems

By John Rice


In Scottish Poems John Rice takes us on an exhilarating whistle-stop tour, the poets of his choice a refreshing and stimulating mix of the familiar and the unexpected. The vitality and diversity of their voices (English, Scots and Gaelic, from the Borders to Shetland and the Western Isles) reflect that of the land they live in, and whet the appetite for more.


Nicely arranged in sections (Water and Weather/ Land and Sky/Animals and Nature/Islands/Magic. Poets from Burns to Jackie Kay. - Diana Hendry